CARMA 2018

2nd International Conference on Advanced Research Methods and Analytics
July 12 – 13, 2018 · Valencia, Spain

Research methods in economics and business are evolving with the increasing availability of comprehensive sources of data. As these methods become more interdisciplinary, the 2nd International Conference on Advanced Research Methods and Analytics (CARMA) aims to become a forum for researchers and practitioners to exchange ideas and advances on how emerging research methods are applied to different fields of social sciences as well as to discuss current and future challenges.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to, the following topic areas:

  • Big data in official statistics
  • Public opinion mining
  • Internet econometrics
  • Business analytics with social media
  • Big data sources & web scraping
  • Privacy and legal aspects
  • Geospatial and mobile phone data
  • Information quality and assessment

Participants from all over the world are expected to present their latest and unpublished research findings. The program committee encourages the submission of articles that communicate applied and empirical findings of interest to social sciences researchers.

The CARMA 2018 conference will be held on July 12-13, 2018 at the Faculty of Business Administration and Management of the Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV), which has been recently ranked as the best technical university in Spain by the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) 2017.

Valencia is the third largest city in Spain and is located on the shore of the Mediterranean Sea. It is the capital city of the Comunitat Valenciana region, which is major tourist destination in summer.

The organizing committee looks forward to welcoming you all to a fruitful conference with open discussions and important networking to promote high quality research.